Fried chicken in the UAE.
Seventeen new branches are planned of what Sam Nazarian calls "one of the most relevant restaurant brands in North America."
By "someone" we mean a prince from Dubai, but still.
Marco Pierre White is now in the desert, and the restaurant is called Titanic. This makes sense.
Jeremy Piven doesn't surprise us, but Sean Penn?!
Plus: Food costs and inflation affect Sysco sales; and an L.A. psychic reads people's energy and puts her insights inside fortune cookies, all in our morning news roundup.
With health care reform comes adjustment for the restaurant industry, and two Silver Lake caterers have a symbiotic relationship.
Plus: what the new healthcare bill means for restaurants, and Dubai bans all cooking alcohol, all in our morning news roundup.
Spitzer's Corner gets busted, kids' meals are fatty, Gordon Ramsay's attacked, and more, in our morning news roundup.